Lockdown loneliness left woman, 71, roaming house with just the cat to talk to

It was at 1am, about two months after the UK’s first lockdown, when Joyce Taylor was convinced she was dying. The 71-year-old was a lonely figure crouched in hot, tangled…

Feral Cat Control + Towson U. Lockdown: Baltimore Co. Top News

Communal corner Here are four stories not to be missed in Baltimore County today. Posted on Tue, Oct 5, 2021 at 8:43 pm ET Humane trapping of cats that live…

Dog groomers in Canberra are all booked out following post-COVID lockdown surge in demand | The Canberra Times

news, latest news, dog groomer, dog grooming, barring trade, canberra barring Kambah-based master groomer Kylie Gallimore has closed her books. She has filled appointments until 2022 after tremendous demand for…

Dog doubles in weight and can only walk for 10 minutes after lockdown

Geraldine’s dog Paolo piled the pounds in lockdown (Image: PA Real Life) The lockdown didn’t just affect us humans. Dogs have also experienced pandemic-induced fights. Just look at Paolo, a…

How Lockdown May Have Impacted Your Cat’s Mental Health

In the past 18 months, you may have had to adjust your self-care routines to manage the pandemic. If you’ve been fortunate enough to share your home with a furry…

Elderly man’s plea for a dog to cuddle in lockdown tugs hearts across the nation

It looks like an insignificant piece of paper tucked between a wall of clues in a supermarket, but Kelvin Hill’s plea for a dog to cuddle up holds the hearts…

Should you pat cats and dogs during your lockdown walk? | 1 NEWS

If you are looking for lockdown fans, animals may be the only ones sticking their paws up right now. Dog playing with rope toy – stock image. Source: istock.com When…

Welsh dog rescue centre inundated with Yorkshire Terriers as lockdown eases

A rescue center has approached dog lovers for assistance as a lockdown release after a sudden surge in strays. Hope Rescue in Llanharan has already seen an increase in intake…

Many new dog owners in UK hope to bring pet into work as lockdown eases | Dogs

When the lockdown restrictions finally wore off last month, Kerrie Daly’s startup brought on two new team members, Frankie, a Lurcher, and Rufus, a Labrador puppy. “They give everyone a…

It may soon be raining unwanted cats and dogs as pet regret follows the end of lockdown

One of the expected joys when moving from London to Kent was the idea that I could have a cat again. My last cat, Caspar, died of old age in…